ALEXANDRITE BLOOD RED 0.32 CTS 19526 - BEAUTIFUL DEEP COLOR CHANGE

ALEXANDRITE BLOOD RED 0.32 CTS 19526 - BEAUTIFUL DEEP COLOR CHANGE

  • $150.00
  • $110.00

Carats 0.32
Size 4.2 x 3.8 x 2.3 mm
Color Dark Green - Blood Red
Clarity SI
Shape Oval
Treatment None
Origin Sri Lanka
Location Colombo, Sri Lanka
Price $ 150.00
100% Natural - Not treated in any way.
Beautiful Center-stone for an engagement Ring.
Color enhances to incandecent light
Very good Color-Change
Large Sizes are Extremely Rare!
A Gem of Lasting Beauty.

Refractive Index: 1.741 - 1.760
Hardness: 8.50
Chemical Comp: BeAl2O4
Density: 3.73
Crystal Group: Orthorhombic

Alexandrite is named after Russian Tsar Alexander II (1818-1881), the very first Crystals discovered in April 1834 near the Tokovaya River in the Urals. Alexandrite is a fascinating gem since it shows both red and green.

Beautiful alexandrite in top quality, however, is very rare and hardly used in jewellery due to the high price. Its main feature is its ability to change its color. Green in daylight, to a soft shade of red, in incandescent light which makes it a highly prized gem. It is basically a Chrysoberyl, and chromium accounts for the spectacular colour change.


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